Catholic church has new pope; white smoke rises

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This April 4, 2005 file photo shows Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, celebrating a Mass in honor of Pope John Paul II at the Buenos Aires Cathedral in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Bergoglio, who took the name of Pope Francis, was elected on Wednesday.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope. He is the first pontiff from Americas. Bergoglio has chosen the name...

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BERWICK — Police detained five people in a meth bust along East Fourth Street here Thursday afternoon.

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BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg-area man who stabbed and killed his best friend two summers ago was sentenced to 10-20 years in state prison Wednesday morning in Columbia County Court.

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BERWICK — Longtime Berwick football coach George Curry submitted a letter of resignation Tuesday saying he would leave the program after the 2015 season, according to Berwick Area...

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